Tuition & Fees

Residents receive an annual stipend from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and medical benefits.

2018-2019 Pediatric Program 1st Year Educational Expense Budget
Tuition Fee $25,000
University General Fee $3,162
Room and Board $22,440
Books and Supplies $1,360
Personal $2,520
Transportation $1,248
Clinic Fee $586
Total $56,316

Tuition: Full-time attendance at Penn Dental Medicine.

University General Fee: Covers access to University libraries, graduate student activities, recreational facilities and other University services not directly associated with specific courses.

Room and Board: Allowance reflects an average cost of room and board.

Books and Supplies: Estimated cost for required textbooks and supplies.

Personal: Personal expenses specific to attend the program, computer, cell phone allowance, immunizations, etc.

Transportation: Covers expenses related to getting to and from school.

Clinic Fee: Covers usage of Student Health Services.

There will be an examination fee in the 2nd year. Additional costs directly related to attending this program may necessitate an increase in the educational budget in order to be able to borrow additional funding. Please contact the Office of Student Life to discuss the process necessary to apply for a budget increase.

The health insurance is based on single person coverage at the University of Pennsylvania. If you need family coverage the fee will be higher and you may need to request a budget increase. Please contact Penn Dental Medicine’s Office of Student Life and Academic Affairs at 215-898-9988.

For more information, please contact the Graduate Dental Education Admissions Office at 215-898-5792 or by email.

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